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    World Ex-Brazilian leader Lula da Silva to contest elections from jail – TODAY.NG

    Brazil’s former president Luiz Inacio Lula da Silva says he is “very much a candidate” in the elections coming up in October, despite having been in jail for a month, the newspaper Folha de Sao Paulo reported Monday. Read more via TODAY.NG – Get more World News
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    World Brazil’s Lula spends first day in prison, already hoping to get out – TODAY.NG

    Brazil’s leftist icon Luiz Inacio Lula da Silva served the first day of a 12-year prison sentence for corruption Sunday, but was already hoping for a way out through the courts this week, threatening to extend the drama ahead of presidential elections. Read more via TODAY.NG –...
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    World Former Brazil President, Lula, Jailed 12 Years For Corruption - PM News

    Brazil’s former president Luiz Inacio Lula da Silva, will begin his 12 year prison term from Friday, after a judge gave him 24 hours to surrender to police. The order from Judge Sergio Moro, head of Brazil’s huge “Car Wash” anti-graft probe, came as a complete surprise given that lawyers had...